It was a quotation, Dummy:<quoted text>
You didn't explain yourself clearly, so no one would guess. Now what seeing what you meant, it sounded like an incredibly obvious point anyway.
“If you can't be a good example, then you'll just have to be a horrible warning.”― Catherine Aird
Guess you're not much of a reader? Poor thinkers who try to speak for everyone ("no one would guess) usually are.